North Macedonia this afternoon begin their first ever major tournament campaign with a meeting with Austria in Group C.
Date, kick-off time and venue
Austria vs North Macedonia is scheduled for a 5pm BST kick-off on Sunday, June 13, 2021.
The match will be held at Bucharest’s Arena Nationala.
Where to watch Austria vs North Macedonia
TV channel: The match will be televised on ITV for free.
Live stream: UK viewers will be able to watch the match online via the ITV Hub.
Austria vs North Macedonia lineups
Austria XI: Bachmann; Lainer, Dragovic, Hinteregger, Ulmer; Laimer, Alaba; Schlager, Sabitzer, Baumgartner; Kalajdzic
North Macedonia XI: Dimitrievski; Nikolov, Musliu, Velkovski; Ristovski, Bardhi, Ademi, Alioski; Elmas; Pandev, Trajkovski
Austria vs North Macedonia squads
Goalkeepers: Daniel Bachmann, Pavao Pervan, Alexander Schlager
Defenders: David Alaba, Aleksandar Dragovic, Marco Friedl, Martin Hinteregger, Stefan Lainer, Philipp Lienhart, Phillipp Mwene, Stefan Posch, Christopher Trimmel, Andreas Ulmer
Midfielders: Husein Balic, Julian Baumgartlinger, Christoph Baumgartner, Florian Grillitsch, Stefan Ilsanker, Konrad Laimer, Valentino Lazaro, Marcel Sabitzer, Louis Schaub, Xaver Schlager, Alessandro Schopf
Forwards: Marko Arnautovic, Michael Gregoritsch, Sasa Kalajdzic, Karim Onisiwo
Goalkeepers: Stole Dimitrievski, Damjan Siskovski, Riste Jankov
Defenders: Stefan Ristovski, Visar Musliu, Egzon Bejtulai, Kire Ristevski, Gjoko Zajkov, Darko Velkovski, Ezdzan Alioski
Midfielders: Arijan Ademi, Enis Bardhi, Stefan Spirovski, Boban Nikolov, Tihomir Kostadinov, Ferhan Hasani, Eljif Elmas, Daniel Avramovski, Darko Curlinov, Marjan Radeski
Forwards: Goran Pandev, Aleksandar Trajkovski, Ivan Trickovski, Vlatko Stojanovski, Krste Velkovski, Milan Ristovski
Austria vs North Macedonia prediction
This match will be a huge occasion for North Macedonia, and with games to come against Ukraine and the Netherlands, perhaps their easiest fixture. However, Austria should still have too much quality.
Austria to win 2-0.
Head to head (h2h) history and results
This will be the first meeting between the two sides.
Betting odds and tips
Austria to win: 13/20
North Macedonia to win: 5/1
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